Just going to do a little upgrade. Only thing is cpu, gpu and ddr3. on the cpu I'm going amd but not sure if 955 or 945 and I will not oc. 2nd gpu will be 5770 because 5850 is to much. 3rd can I keep my ddr-2 -800 ram or do I need ddr-3. Please give advice
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  1. If you are keeping your old mobo (and it supports ddr-2), you probably cant use ddr-3.
    Even if you could, it's not worth it.
  2. sorry yes well have to change mb. What I have now is amd-4800 cpu and ati 2600xt gpu. Will move to windows 7 also.
  3. CPU: AMD Phenom II X4 945.

    GPU: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127490

    Most future proof/bang for buck mobo I could find: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128435

    Best RAM for buck: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231303

    If I did anything stupid, let me know. :P

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